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Old 08-23-2013, 01:37 PM   #1
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Question ►Drag select polygons in the middle of other polygons? 3ds Max


I have an editable poly, once in it I want to select a bunch of polygons using drag select. Only problem is I cannot do it this way because every time I click to start to drag it moves the first polygon I clicked on.

I cannot start the drag by clicking outside of the faces because the polygons I want to select are surround by other polygons I do not want to select and this would only result in unwanted polygons being selected.

I googled it, Tried things like holding alt/shit/tab while dragging but no luck.

I'm sure there is a way though and I won't have to select a whole bunches of faces manually? lol

Old 08-23-2013, 02:54 PM   #2
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Use the select tool. either from the right-click quad menu or the select button on the main toolbar.
Old 08-27-2013, 10:45 AM   #3
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ha! can't believe i didn't see that. Thanks!
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